Admissions Requirements

Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Business Administration MBA Blended (Springfield & Peoria) *A cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater is preferred. GPAs below 2.0 will not be considered.

*Official GMAT score.
The cumulative GPA will determine the total GMAT score required.
Total GMAT scores under 400 will not be considered.

*Current resume.

*All admission criteria must be completed to register for MBA course work.

GMAT Waiver
In addition to the criteria listed above, the following is required for a GMAT waiver review.
*3 reference letters documenting a significant number of years of mid-level or higher managerial and supervisory experience.

ACC 311 (or ACC 211 and ACC 212) and ECO 315 (or ECO 201 and ECO 202) with grades of C- or better.

Preferably, prerequisites should be completed within seven years of application to the MBA program.

*Prerequisites may be taken as a conditional student or concurrently with MBA curriculum if a Springfield MBA student. Prerequisites must be completed before beginning the Peoria MBA Cohort.

Admission is granted by the department faculty on the basis of an evaluation of an applicant’s complete file. Yes, for prerequisites only No